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The Latest: IOC recommends upholding ban of Russia

The Latest on the Pyeongchang Olympics (all times local): 10:45 a.m. The International Olympic Committee executive board has recommended upholding the ban of Russia from the Pyeongchang Winter Games

Jaguars sign QB Blake Bortles to 3-year, $54M contract

The Jacksonville Jaguars have signed quarterback Blake Bortles to a three-year, $54 million deal that will keep him under contract through the 2020 season. The deal includes $26.5 million guaranteed.

Congress releases redacted, declassified Democratic memo

Two weeks after President Donald Trump blocked the full release of a classified Democratic memo, the House intelligence committee published a redacted version of the document that aims to counter …

4 gold medals to be awarded on last day of Pyeongchang Games

Four gold medals are being awarded on the final day of the Pyeongchang Olympics. Medal will be handed out in women's curling, the four-man bobsled, men's hockey and the women's … Click to Continue »

IOC recommends upholding ban of Russia through Winter Games

The International Olympic Committee executive board has recommended upholding the ban of Russia from the Pyeongchang Winter Games. The full membership will vote on the proposal Sunday ahead of the …

California Democrats look to narrow crowded US House races

Winning seven U.S. House seats currently held by California Republicans is critical to Democrats' hopes of taking back Congress in the midterm elections. But first, they've got to narrow the … Click

Kenai officials plan upgrades for eagle nest livestream

Kenai officials are planning to upgrade the livestreaming camera over an eagle's nest and expand advertising opportunities through the feed. The Kenai City Council on Wednesday approved buying a new …

Text of declassified GOP memo targeting FBI's Russia probe

House Republicans released a formerly classified memo regarding the early stages of the FBI's investigation into the Trump campaign and Russia in early February. The four-page document, dated Jan. 18,

Text of declassified Dems memo about FBI's Russia probe

House Democrats on Saturday released a formerly classified memo regarding the early stages of the FBI's investigation into the Trump campaign and Russia. After weeks of discussions with the Justice …

NRA, Florida face backlash after latest school shooting

The National Rifle Association, and now the State of Florida, faced a growing backlash Saturday as companies cut ties to the gun industry following the latest school massacre, and student … Click to

Column: Predicting the future for these Olympians

They've had their moment on prime-time TV, the skiers and skaters who dazzled or flopped in the Winter Olympics. But fame can be fleeting, and a lot of Olympians are … Click to Continue »

Prosecutors: Developer gave illicit cash to LA politicians

A real estate developer was charged Friday with making nearly $200,000 in illegal campaign contributions to committees that supported Mayor Eric Garcetti and seven other Los Angeles politicians while

National forest acreage could go to Arizona under land swap

Thousands of acres of national forest land near Flagstaff could be transferred to the state under a proposed exchange as part of an effort to meet a federal commitment to … Click to Continue »

Stoneman Douglas shooting survivor to tourists: Boycott Florida unless gun legislation is passed

David Hogg has been one of the regular voices for Marjory Stoneman Douglas High Schools students in the days following the mass shooting at the school. On Saturday, he took … Click to Continue »

South Florida GOP lawmaker calls on Gov. Scott to remove Broward sheriff from office

As the Broward County Sheriff’s Office reviews its handling of the school shooting in Parkland, a South Florida lawmaker on Saturday called on Gov. Rick Scott to remove the sheriff … Click to Continue

Colleges: Student protesters shouldn't worry about admission

As some high school students face the threat of disciplinary action for participating in gun control demonstrations, dozens of colleges and universities are sending them a reassuring message: It won't

The Latest: GOP House chairman criticizes Democratic memo

The Latest on the Democratic memo that aims to counter GOP allegations that the FBI abused government surveillance powers in its investigation into Russian election interference (all times local):

Colombia extradites major drug suspect to US

A suspected drug chief known as the "Pablo Escobar of Ecuador" was extradited to the United States on Saturday, Colombia's chief prosecutor's office announced. Washington Edison Prado had tried

Transgender Texas wrestler wins second high school title

For the second year in a row, a transgender wrestler has won the Texas girls' Class 6A 110-pound division. Mack Beggs, an 18-year-old senior from Euless Trinity High School near … Click to Continue »

At Flag Day ceremony, Mexico's 'tri-color' flies upside down

A Flag Day ceremony in Mexico has gone awry, with troops flying the country's red, white and green "tri-color" upside down. Local media show images of the giant flag fluttering … Click to Continue »